Threatening Note Found at King Philip Regional High School

King Philip Regional School District
Paul Zinni, Superintendent
18 King Street
Norfolk, MA 02056

For Immediate Release

Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019

Media Contact: Benjamin Paulin
Phone: 781-428-3299
Email: [email protected]

Threatening Note Found at King Philip Regional High School

WRENTHAM — Superintendent Paul Zinni reports that a threatening note was found in a boys bathroom at King Philip Regional High School on Friday, Nov. 15.

On Friday evening at approximately 6:30 p.m., a high school staff member reported finding a crumpled note containing threatening language behind a toilet in a boys bathroom. The Wrentham Police Department was immediately notified and launched an investigation.

The note does not reference specific acts of violence or specific weapons, however it does contain threatening and vulgar language along with negative references toward the school’s wrestling team and its members.

King Philip High School officials and the Wrentham Police Department are working closely to investigate this incident. Wrentham Police were notified of the incident and detectives will continue to investigate in an attempt to determine who is responsible.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Wrentham Police Department at 508-384-2121 or report it to King Philip High School administration at 508-520-7991.

The incident remains under investigation. Wrentham Police and King Philip Regional School District officials will provide further information when it becomes available.